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Akron Rotary Camp Regatta 2019

Where

Akron Rotary Camp
4460 Rex Lake Drive
Akron, OH 44319
http://www.akronymca.org/rotarycamp

When

09.28.2019

Overview

Save the Date for the 4th Akron Rotary Camp Regatta that will be held on September 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm at our facility, located in the Portage Lakes.

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Sugar Plum Tour

Where

Beautiful homes throughout Greater Akron

When

12.08.2019

Overview

Join the Gay Community Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation for its 18th annual Sugar Plum Tour of Holiday Homes. The Sugar Plum Tour is Akron's premier holiday home tour and the signature fundraiser of GCEF.

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Women’s Endowment Fund

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Inspiring, empowering and uplifting women and girls

In 1993, a group of 106 women came together with one goal in mind – to make a difference in the lives of local women and girls. Seeing a need for funding to support programs that empower this population, the women each gave $1,000 to start the Women’s Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation.

That $106,000 has since grown to $3.2 million, including funds from its recent "For Women, Forever" campaign, which raised more than $2.013 million. To date, the Women’s Endowment Fund has awarded more than $1.3 million in grants to programs that uplift, empower and educate women and girls throughout Akron and all of Summit County.

The group has also funded important studies on women and girls, including "The Economic Status of Women in Ohio," a briefing paper that uncovered great disparities based on race and ethnicity. These studies, along with the fund's biennial forum, help define the Women's Endowment Fund's grantmaking priorities.

Nonprofits interested in applying for a grant from the Women's Endowment Fund can find deadlines and other important information on our Issue-Specific Grants page.

Make a gift to the Women’s Endowment Fund. Or, read its most recent publications to see how the fund is making a difference in the lives of women and girls.
 

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